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[CSS3-Selectors] Spec problem: multiple pseudo-elements

From: Mike Bremford <mike-css@bfo.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 11 Jul 2006 12:50:11 +0100
Message-Id: <3DF12C98-5C6E-4610-B0A9-21B3B6C6B172@bfo.co.uk>
To: www-style@w3.org

Hi all

The CSS3 selectors module says in section 7:

   "Only one pseudo-element may appear per selector, and if present
    it must appear after the sequence of simple selectors that
    represents the subjects of the selector. A future version of
    this specification may allow multiple pesudo-elements per
    selector."

This doesn't allow the new tricks specified in the Generated Content  
module, eg

   p::outside::before

I'd suggest rewording to something like:

   "Pseudo-elements must appear after the sequence of simple
    selectors that represent the subject of the selector."

Cheers... Mike
Received on Tuesday, 11 July 2006 11:50:23 UTC

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